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Ledger Death / Investigation #883353

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 23, 2008
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The investigation into the death of actor Heath Ledger introduced; scenes shown from outside his apartment building.

(New York: Jason Carroll) The timeline for Ledger's death reviewed; scenes shown of his ex-fiance Michelle Williams in Brooklyn. [NYPD police commissioner Raymond KELLY - says no illegal drugs were found.] [Actor Alessandro NIVOLA†- talks about his neighbor, Ledger.] The autopsy and the initial erroneous reports discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; no location given: Sanjay Gupta) The initial autopsy report, how he was found face down, what will be looked for in the full autopsy, what happens in a drug death discussed.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Carroll, Jason;
Gupta, Sanjay
Duration:
00:08:30

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